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Understanding Introverts: A lesser known fact or two

Life for introverts has a unique set of challenges. I feel fortunate that I have learned more about introversion over the years so I can embrace the way God made me, rather than be ashamed of it. This post shares … Continue reading

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Waste Fewer Veggies, Save Money & Make Your Fridge Look Amazing

This is my tale of how I made the subject of this blog a reality in our home. For years, I bemoaned the fact that I couldn’t get to many my fresh veggies before they spoiled. This was disappointing to … Continue reading

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What is the Christmas Spirit Anyway?

It’s almost Christmas again! My reflections from last year still hold true, about getting into the “Christmas spirit.”

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“Use your words”: Revisiting St. Francis of Assisi

I’ve been chewing on this topic for a long time. I’ve written this blog post in my head a hundred times. So I guess now would be the appropriate time to write it using my keyboard. Its message hits home … Continue reading

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A (tepid) Reunion with My Stolen Pathfinder

A drama that began 27 days ago, on November 15, 2013, came to a close on Wednesday. My stolen Nissan Pathfinder is now back in my possession after nearly a month. The reunion comes with mixed feelings. I’ll recap the … Continue reading

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30 Days of Thanks – in one

The “30 Days of Thanks” or whatever it’s called has been quite popular on Facebook the last few years. Starting on November 1, the participant posts one thing for which he or she is thankful each day during the month … Continue reading

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Things I can’t do without

By special request, in light of a previous post, I am following up with the antithesis of my last post’s negativity. When it comes right down to it, the list of things I can’t do without is pretty short, but … Continue reading

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Things I could do without

There are a lot of them, so I figured it was high time I made a partial list. A complete list would be nearly impossible. So here goes. Some things I could do without, in no particular order. Checks the … Continue reading

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No, Google, you may not have my phone number

For years it seems, every time I log into gmail (or any of the other internet-based email providers: yahoo, hotmail, etc), they ask for my phone number so I can have the assurance of never losing access to my account. … Continue reading

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O Holy Night: Warming a cold heart to the Christmas spirit

I’ll admit it. I didn’t feel … it. It just wasn’t there. Isn’t it supposed to automatically turn on the day after Thanksgiving? You know, when it’s ok to start decorating, and overzealous radio stations hijack their regular programming for … Continue reading

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